Show Hidden Files and Folders

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Follow the steps below to show hidden files and folders on your Windows computer system.

Windows Vista / Windows 7

  1. On the Windows taskbar, right-click Start, and then select Explore.
  2. On the Organize menu, select Folder and Search Options.
  3. On the View tab, choose Show hidden files and folders.
  4. Clear the Hide extensions for known file types check box.
  5. Select OK.

Windows 8 & 8.1

  1. Log on to Windows 8 computer with the administrator or standard user account on which hidden files and folders are to be viewed.
  2. Click Desktop tile from the Start screen to go to the desktop.
  3. On the desktop screen, click File Explorer icon from the taskbar.
  4. On Libraries window, click View from the menu bar at the top.
  5. Click Options.
  6. On Folder Options go to View tab.
  7. Select Advanced settings and click Show hidden files, folders, and drives under Hidden files and folders category.
  8. Click OK.

Windows 10

  1. Click the Windows Start icon.
  2. Choose File Explorer.
  3. Go to the View tab and click on Options.
  4. Select Changes Folder & search options.
  5. Go to the View tab.
  6. Select Show Hidden Files, Folder and Drives; if it's not already selected.
  7. Click OK.
  8. Close the File Explorer window.


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